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Product ID: 2596 - English
Published: 30 May, 2017
GLIDE: TC20170529BGD

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Mora-17 is a category 1 tropical cyclone which strongly affected the Chittagong Division of Bangladesh. This cyclone originally came from the Indian ocean (Bay of Bengal) at a speed of about 39 km/h. On 30 May 2017, tropical cyclone Mora-17 made landfall first on Cox?s Bazar District and a few hours later in the Chittagong Districts with a maximum sustainable wind speed of 130 km/h. The tropical cyclone is expected to move to the northeast of India in the next few hours however strong winds might still cause floods and mudslides.
Wind Speed Data: Joint Research Centre
Date Series: 27 - 30 May 2017
Copyright: JRC
Source: JRC
Baseline Data : HDX
Analysis : UNITAR - UNOSAT
Production: UNITAR - UNOSAT